Temple Adat serving dinner

Temple Adat Elohim will host its 16th annual Christmas dinner and holiday themed entertainment from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Sat., Dec. 25 at Thousand Oaks High School, 2323 N. Moorpark Road. The temple expects to serve more than 350 people who want a home-cooked meal, especially the homeless and the elderly who want to spend the holiday in a family-spirited […]

Thrashers make a mess of the competition


Bob Kindseth of the tap group Razzmatappers who was performing recently at the Holiday Hams show in Calabasas was incorrectly identified in a photograph last week as Bob Torres.

Serving the nation in many ways

Wellness Community ushers in a healthy 2011

The Wellness Community Valley/Ventura will present the following programs in January at its offices at 530 Hampshire Road, Westlake Village, unless otherwise noted. All programs are free and open to cancer patients, survivors, family and friends. For more information, visit www.TwcVv.org or call (805) 379-4777. •Comedy Night with a standup comedian is from 7 to 8 p.m. Mon., Jan. 10. […]

Oak Park winter sports programs build momentum

Early-season results mixed for basketball, soccer squads

Games don’t stop because school is out for winter break. Oak Park High winter sports teams—girls’ basketball, boys’ basketball, girls’ soccer and boys’ soccer—stay busy across the pitch and on the hardwood. If fans appreciate a fast game featuring barrages of 3-point rainbows, the Eagle girls’ basketball squad is must-see hoops. “We’ll be fun to watch,” firstyear head coach Kenny […]

Intolerance is here

Chabad of Oak Park is a nondescript little building in a residential neighborhood. It’s hard to find it if you don’t know the exact address because it’s so quiet. As an Orthodox synagogue, the majority of attendees walk there, myself included, as required by Sabbath observance. Many neighbors and even some county commissioners have asked if they could “move it […]

Team raises $25,000 for charities

Have a heart, stay well

Good news: Americans know what to do to help their hearts. Bad news: Many don’t do it. Despite broad concern about heart disease, a recent survey found that many Americans disregard some of the basic steps to support a healthy heart. In the survey, 87 percent of respondents said they are concerned about keeping their hearts healthy and 94 percent […]